Destination guide

The charming area of Alief awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Alief with a stay in a private vacation home. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Houston Zoo and Discovery Green are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Alief

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alief a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Houston Zoo (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Downtown Aquarium (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Westwood Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Sharpstown Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Lakeside Country Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • TopGolf Houston (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alief

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alief is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Discovery Green (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Memorial Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • George Bush Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Bear Creek Pioneers Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Houston Arboretum and Nature Center (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alief

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), located 19.1 mi (30.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), which is 24.5 mi (39.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Alief?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 24 vacation rentals near Alief. From 17 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alief for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Alief?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alief:

  • Houston Heights: 593 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 890 vacation rentals
  • Montrose: 216 vacation rentals
  • Texas Medical Center: 181 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 263 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Alief?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Alief. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Halliburton Headquarters: 1,590 vacation rentals
  • Alfred Storey Park: 1,574 vacation rentals
  • The Galleria: 1,295 vacation rentals
  • George R. Brown Convention Center: 1,545 vacation rentals
  • Minute Maid Park: 1,542 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alief listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Alief?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 17 Houses in Alief. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alief include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alief?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Alief. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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